Caii Plynii secundi naturalis historiae liber I
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- Natural history
- [Venice : Nicolaus Jenson]
- Boston Public Library
Imprint details from colophon on ₉ recto: impressi Venetiis per Nicolaum Ienson Gallicum .M.CCCC.LXXII.
Edited by Giovanni Andrea Bussi--see letter addressed to Paulus II, Pont. Max. (₉ recto-₁₀ recto).
Signatures: [1¹² 2⁸ 3-8¹° 9¹² 10-15¹° 16⁸ 17-23¹° 24-27¹° 28⁶ 29-30¹° 31-35⁸ 36¹° 37¹²] (₁, ₁₁, and ₁₂=blank; all leaves unsigned).
Royal folio; ₄ (i.e. fol. 24) recto: 50 lines, 284 x 161 mm; type: 115R; initial spaces, most with guide letters.
Incunabula short title catallogue
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum
COPY NOTE: Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy Q.401.25 FOLIO: leaves ₁ and ₁₂ (both blank) wanting. Initial on ₄ illuminated, with border of flourishes in blue ink. Twelve- and thirteen-line initials rubricated throughout in blue ink with red flourishes or red ink with purple flourishes. Two-line initials rubricated in alternating red and blue. Foliated in pencil and in early ink in upper right margins. Leaf dimensions: 41 x 28 cm.
PROVENANCE: Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy Q.401.25 FOLIO: with autograph of "Michaelis d'Asquier", here conjectured to be Michel D'Asquier (1598-1664), at head of ₂ recto. Also at the head of ₂: "No 33" in early manuscript. Early marginalia on various leaves. Acquired in Jan. 1953.
BINDING: Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy Q.401.25 FOLIO bound in modern vellum. Spine ruled and stamped in gilt.
No title page found. No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found.
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- Jenson, Nicolas, approximately 1420-1480, printer; Bussi, Giovanni Andrea, 1417-1475, editor; D'Asquier, Michel, former owner
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- Incunabula short title catallogue, ip00788000; Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, P788; Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, V, p. 172
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